Polish president’s visit postponed

Polish President Bronisław Komorowski, who had been due to visit Slovakia on Thursday, January 13, and Friday, January 14, has postponed his trip after falling ill.

Polish President Bronisław Komorowski, who had been due to visit Slovakia on Thursday, January 13, and Friday, January 14, has postponed his trip after falling ill.

Komorowski had been scheduled to meet Slovak President Ivan Gašparovič on the first day of his visit, followed by Prime Minister Iveta Radičová, Speaker of Parliament Richard Sulík, Foreign Affairs Minister Mikuláš Dzurinda and the mayor of Bratislava, Milan Ftáčnik.

President Gašparovič’s office confirmed the visit would be rescheduled, but said a date had still to be agreed.

Source: SITA

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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